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Dr Georgina Tsagas

Dr Georgina Tsagas

Dr Georgina Tsagas
LLM(London), PhD(London)

Lecturer in Law

Area of research

Lecturer in Corporate law

Office 3.29
Wills Memorial Building,
Queen's Road, Clifton BS8 1RJ
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+44 (0) 117 954 5696

Summary

Georgina’s research interests include corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation and corporate governance. Her current research examines the fragmented and diffuse shareholder base of UK and other European companies with an aim of creating a shareholder taxonomy that will challenge the efficacy of the shareholder primacy norm prevalent in UK company law and the corporate governance codes of EU Member States. Georgina’s broader research aims to introduce proposals for reform of company law and securities regulation (UK, EU) that will promote the objectives of value creation and sustainable business practices. Georgina is a member of the Sustainable Market Actors project, which as of March 2016 is funded by the EU's Framework programme Horizon 2020, involving scholars wishing to contribute to research that will promote global sustainable development.

 

Biography

Georgina Tsagas joined the University of Bristol Law School as a Lecturer in Corporate Law in January 2015. She formerly held the post of Postdoctoral Research Associate at University College London, Faculty of Laws (2013-2014) and holds a PhD from Queen Mary University of London sponsored by a full Scholarship award from QMUL School of Law (2009-2012). Georgina completed her LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law with Distinction at QMUL (Rank: 3rd place out of 370 graduates). Georgina is dually qualified as a Solicitor of England & Wales (2012) and as an attorney-at-law in Greece (2009). 

Skills

  • Law Society of England & Wales
  • Society of Legal Scholars

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Courses

Dr Tsagas currently teaches 6 courses:

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